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Postal News Roundup

Waynesville Daily Guide: McCaskill Seeks Review of Postal Service’s Ability to Meet Delivery Standards
In an effort to better understand the ability of the Postal Service to meet stated delivery times, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill is requesting that the federal government’s top watchdog review the Postal Service’s calculation of delivery times and standards.

Napa Valley Register: USPS Proposes Demolition of Historic Napa Post Office
"I know they have been selling off high-value properties to private developers to balance their budget, but these are public buildings, built with public dollars and we deserve to know what is going on.”

Bangor Daily News: Cutting Back Postal Service Hits Bangor, Everywhere Else
When mail-processing facilities close, people face delays in mail they’ve sent or are expecting.

RT: The Big Picture [July 2]
Thom discusses the continued attacks on the US Post Office with American Postal Workers Union president Mark Dimondstein.